Peeking at Plants With a Scientist (I Like Science)

by Patricia J. Murphy

Publisher: Enslow Elementary

Written in English
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  • Juvenile Botanical Sciences,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 2-3,
  • Science & Nature - Botany,
  • Botanists,
  • Botany,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Occupations,
  • Plants

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